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Title Waialua - Kahuku War Memorial
Object Name Monument
Artist Walter S. Tanabe
Date 1947
Description Art Deco concrete pillar monument to memorialize military from the Waialua and Kahuku area of Oahu, Hawaii that lost their lives during World War II, and the Korean War. The monument is capped with a glass and metal enclosure. There are large bronze plaques on three sides of the monument's base. The monument is contained within a low circular concrete wall. Leading to the monument is a concrete path flanked with 17 large shell casings mounted upright in concrete blocks with chain strung between them.
Dimensions H-24 W-5.333 D-5.333 feet
Credit Line Gift of the Waialua Lions Club
Collection Department of Parks and Recreation Collection
Object Number 1947.02